Early Childhood Education Development Adjunct Instructor

Oct 11, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

invites applications for the position of:

Early Childhood Education Development Adjunct Instructor - Spring 2018

SALARY: See Position Description
OPENING DATE: 10/05/17
CLOSING DATE: Continuous

Monterey Peninsula College is currently accepting applications to teach a course in Early Childhood Education Development for Spring 2018 (January 23, 2018 - May 24, 2018).Position open until filled.

Course Title:Teaching in a Diverse Society - ECED 56
Scheduled Days:Tues/Thur
Schedule Times:5:00 p.m. - 6: 15 p.m.
Course Description:This course examines the impact of various societal influences on the
development of children's social identity. It covers developmentally appropriate,
inclusive, and anti-bias approaches to working with children and families.
Self-examination and on issues related to social identity, stereotypes,
and bias are emphasized. Portions of instruction may be offered online;
also offered fully online.

Hourly Rate of Payis based on education.


Under the general supervision of the Division or Department Chair, the adjunct instructor will provide instruction in accordance with course descriptions, outlines, class schedules, and Governing Board policy; evaluate progress of students concerning educational matters, and perform other instructional related duties as assigned. Instructor may be assigned to the Monterey campus and/or Marina Education Center.

• Meet each scheduled class and teach or conduct learning exercises for the entire period.
• Contact the appropriate division chair or administrator in advance to make arrangements for unavoidable absences.
• Provide each student at the beginning of the course with written information about the course, to include a full description of the grading system and how the student will be evaluated.
• Accurately keep required class records on attendance, withdrawal and grading.
• Submit when due, all necessary reports such as attendance and grade reports, roll books, and class information sheets, and certify as to their accuracy.
• Comply with all institutional policies and procedures.
• Give careful attention to all bulletins, memorandums and emails from administrative offices.
• Check faculty mailbox and MPC email frequently.

• Master's degree in child development, early childhood education, human development, home economics/family and consumer studies with a specialization in child development/early childhood education, or educational psychology with a specialization in child development/ early childhood educationOR
• Bachelor's degree in any of the aboveANDmaster's degree in social work, educational supervision, elementary education, special education, psychology, bilingual/bicultural education, life management/home economics, family life studies, or family and consumer studiesOR
• The equivalent. Applicant must submit equivalency form.
• A sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students

During the application process, you will be asked to submit the following items:
• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Transcripts
◦ We require unofficial copies showing all undergraduate and graduate coursework. Official copies will be required at the time of hire. Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by the applicant's expense.Click here for a list of Foreign Transcript Evaluation Services.
• Equivalency Form (optional, based on minimum qualifications)
◦ If you do not meet theminimum qualificationslisted in the job announcement, but you believe you possessminimum qualifications that are equivalent, you will need to complete an equivalency form.Click here for forms.
Please do not upload any items not listed above (such as letters of recommendation), as they will not be forwarded to the hiring committee.
• Teaching assignments are part-time and temporary in nature. Assignments are subject to Governing Board approval, adequate enrollment size, and assignment to a contract instructor.
• Offer and assignment of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credentials, transcripts, fingerprint check, and tuberculosis examination as required.
Monterey Peninsula College actively seeks a diverse pool of applicants interested in working in an environment which values flexibility, openness to change, collaboration, respect for others and their points of view, and involvement in College activities, all with the goal of meeting the needs of our diverse student population. The District does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, marital status, disability, or sexual orientation in any of its policies, practices, or procedures.

The District is an equal opportunity employer. The policy of the District is to encourage applications from all persons. No person shall be denied employment because of ethnicity or race, color, sex or gender, gender identity, age, religion, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, medical conditions, status as a Vietnam-era veteran, ancestry, or political or organizational affiliation.

For full application instructions and position description, visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mpc/jobs/1866267/early-childhood-education-development-adjunct-instructor-spring-2018